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pmdenn

Date

September 13, 2014 01:09 PM PDT

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Hutton's Vireo Vireo huttoni

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hfabian

Date

September 13, 2014

Description

In mixed flock; came in late.

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Townsend's Warbler Setophaga townsendi

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hfabian

Date

September 13, 2014

Description

In mixed flock.

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Chestnut-backed Chickadee Poecile rufescens

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hfabian

Date

September 13, 2014

Description

In mixed flock, predominately chickadees.

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Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis

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hfabian

Date

September 13, 2014

Description

In mixed flock.

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Western Bluebird Sialia mexicana

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hfabian

Date

September 13, 2014

Description

Female

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Torpedo Bug Siphanta acuta

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pmdenn

Date

September 6, 2014 08:01 AM PDT

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(Somewhere...)

Description

Jumped off Meyer lemon tree.

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Lady Fern Athyrium filix-femina

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kevinhintsa

Date

September 13, 2014 01:06 PM PDT

Description

At a forest seep .

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Western Swordfern Polystichum munitum

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kevinhintsa

Date

September 13, 2014 12:32 PM PDT

Description

In heavy forest .

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coastal woodfern Dryopteris arguta

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kevinhintsa

Date

September 13, 2014 12:27 PM PDT

Description

In shady woodland .

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Giant Chain Fern Woodwardia fimbriata

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kevinhintsa

Date

September 13, 2014 01:10 PM PDT

Description

At edge of a seep .

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Diablo Range Garter Snake Thamnophis atratus ssp. zaxanthus

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kevinhintsa

Date

September 13, 2014 01:34 PM PDT

Description

Found in middle of trail in wooded section near a gully . A very young individual .

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California Matchweed Gutierrezia californica

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kevinhintsa

Date

September 13, 2014 01:52 PM PDT

Description

Growing on bluff .

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California Fuchsia Epilobium canum

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kevinhintsa

Date

September 13, 2014 12:26 PM PDT

Description

Growing on slope .

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kevinhintsa

Date

September 13, 2014 11:41 AM PDT

Description

In grassy area , probably serpentine soil .

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sticky western rosinweed Calycadenia multiglandulosa

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kevinhintsa

Date

September 13, 2014 11:53 AM PDT

Description

In serpentine soil , near end of bloom .

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kevinhintsa

Date

November 1, 2013 03:30 PM PDT

Description

Eggs laid on stucco wall of a house . These were extremely small .

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pmdenn

Date

September 7, 2014 03:04 PM PDT

Description

Small, no more than 1 inch.

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Garden spider Argiope appensa

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pmdenn

Date

September 12, 2014 08:00 AM PDT

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(Somewhere...)

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Mournful Duskywing Erynnis tristis

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kueda

Date

September 6, 2014 02:01 PM PDT

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Pacific Madrone Arbutus menziesii

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kueda

Date

September 6, 2014 12:53 PM PDT

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Anise Swallowtail Papilio zelicaon

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kueda

Date

September 5, 2014 05:34 PM PDT

Description

Behold the osmeterium, a pair of inflatable antlers that emit chemical defenses. Though I'd seen pictures of this before, I'd never actually see it in the flesh. I was amazed by how quickly the caterpillar can evert this, almost instantly, much quicker than almost anything else the caterpillar can do.

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Coast Live Oak Quercus agrifolia

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kueda

Date

September 6, 2014 12:11 PM PDT

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California Bay Umbellularia californica

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kueda

Date

September 6, 2014 12:13 PM PDT

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Gray Hairstreak Strymon melinus

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robberfly

Date

September 6, 2014 02:11 PM PDT

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Umber Skipper Poanes melane

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robberfly

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September 6, 2014 02:02 PM PDT

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Cross Orbweaver Araneus diadematus

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robberfly

Date

September 6, 2014 12:25 PM PDT

Description

Friends of Sausal Creek walk.

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Woodland Skipper Ochlodes sylvanoides

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robberfly

Date

September 6, 2014 02:10 PM PDT

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Chestnut-backed Chickadee Poecile rufescens

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danielled83

Date

September 6, 2014 10:02 AM PDT

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Western Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis

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danielled83

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September 6, 2014 10:18 AM PDT